10 Best of the 'American Idol' Celeb Duets — Did Your Favorite Make the Top 14? (POLL)
On Sunday, April 7 and Monday, April 8, American Idol's Top 20 competed for spots in the Top 14.
Joining the young hopefuls were some living music legends and longtime favorites including Pat Benatar and Neil Giraldo, Jason Mraz, Shaggy, Brett Young, Elle King, Chris Isaak, Lukas Graham, Cynthia Erivo and more. The stars took to the stage with the contestants for the All-Star Duets, and it was nothing short of amazing as they entertained new and returning viewers alike.
It's a battle for music competition dominance.
Among the first night of contenders were Kate Barnette, Walker Burroughs, Riley Thompson, Uché, Madison VanDenburg, Shawn Robinson, Ashley Hess, Bumbly, Laci Kaye Booth and Laine Hardy. Sadly for Barnette, Robinson and Bumbly, it was the end of the line for their future with the show this year.
On night two, Alyssa Raghu, Eddie Island, Logan Johnson, Wade Cota, Ryan Hammond, Evelyn Cormier, Raquel Trinidad, Alejandro Aranda, Dimitrius Graham and Jeremiah Lloyd Harmon competed for a coveted spot. Unfortunately for Johnson, Hammond and Trinidad their Idol journey ended with this round.
Below, we're rounding up our 10 favorite performances from the two nights.
Watch the contestants put their best feet forward.
Laci Kaye Booth Sings "Mercy" with Brett Young
Laine Hardy Performs "The Weight" with Elle King
Monday's episode will mark the first time in the show's history that Seacrest has handed over his hosting duties.
Ashley Hess Sings "I'm Yours" with Jason Mraz
Madison VanDenburg Performs "We Belong" with Pat Benatar & Neil Giraldo
Walker Burroughs Sings "Have It All" with Jason Mraz
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Evelyn Cormier Performs "Wicked Game" with Chris Isaak
Eddie Island Sings "7 Years" with Lukas Graham
Alyssa Raghu Performs "Issues" with Julia Michaels
Over the show's 16 seasons, the auditions never failed to wow.
Alejandro Aranda Sings "There Will Be a Light" with Ben Harper
Jeremiah Lloyd Harmon Performs "Time After Time" with Cynthia Erivo
To recap, American Idol's Top 14 for Season 17 are as follows: Alejandro Aranda, Alyssa Raghu, Ashley Hess, Dimitrius Graham, Eddie Island, Evelyn Cormier, Jeremiah Lloyd Harmon, Laci Kaye Booth, Laine Hardy, Madison Vandenburg, Riley Thompson, Uché, Wade Cota, and Walker Burroughs.
Now, we want to know whether or not your favorites are part of that list. Let us know in the poll below if your pick made the Top 14!
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